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Community Health and Social Service Programs

BC Breast Cancer Screening

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Address / Contact Info
Powell River Hospital, Radiology
5000 Joyce
, Powell River, BC, V8A 5R3
Toll-free: 1-800-663-9203

BC College of Physicians and Surgeons

Established by the provincial legislature as the licensing and regulatory body for all physicians and surgeons in the province of BC.more info

Address / Contact Info
300–669 Howe Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6C 2E5
Phone: (604) 733-7758
Toll-free: 1-800-461-3008
Fax: (604) 733-3503
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BC Federation of Aboriginal Foster Parents

FAFP represents the needs of caregivers of aboriginal children and youth throughout BC. FAFP is committed to meeting the unique needs of caregivers of aboriginal children and the needs of communities for training, recruiting, and support of aboriginal foster families.more info

Address / Contact Info
3455 Kaslo Street
, Vancouver, BC, V5M 4W8
Phone: (250) 368-9797
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BC Housing

Access to information and assistance with emergency housing, supportive housing, subsidized housing, rental assistance, home renovations – home adaptations for independence, shelter aid for elderly renters.more info

Address / Contact Info
Suite 101-4555 Kingsway
, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 0B4
Toll-free: 1-800-257-7756
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BC Ministry of Children and Family Development Mental Health Website

Information about child and youth mental health programs and resources.more info

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Web Links Website

BC Nurse Line

Simply dial 8-1-1 from anywhere in BC to connect with registered health professionals specifically trained to provide confidential health information and advise on the telephone.more info

Address / Contact Info
Health Link BC
Phone: Call 8-1-1
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BC Ombudsperson

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Address / Contact Info
BC Ombudsman
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BC Schizophrenia Society (BCSS)

BCSS is a family-based organization.more info

Address / Contact Info
201-6011 Westminister Way
, Richmond, BC, V7C 4R9
Phone: (604) 787-1814
Toll-free: 1-888-888-0029
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BC Society of Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse (BCSMSSA)

Individual and group counselling for male survivors of sexual abuse, their partners and significant relations. Group therapy only for male survivors. Individual support for men who have experienced domestic violence. Courtenay location offers therapist services which are available to Powell River men. Call the Kitsilano office for referral. more info

Address / Contact Info
3126 West Broadway
, Vancouver, BC, V6K 2H3
Phone: (604) 682-6482
Fax: (604) 684-8883
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